2005, Picture of the year award (POYI) for Darfurian war and Chadian refugee crisis(CLICK) 

2005, 1st, 2nd and 3rd place Awards from Chinese International Press Photographers for Uganda, Chad and Darfur coverage 

2005, Selected by Photo District News as one of the 30 emerging photographers.(CLICK) 

2006, Picture of the Year International (POYi) Iraq-Operation Steel Curtain (CLICK) 

2006, Inducted into Davis Museum in Wellesley, Massachusetts 

2006, Inducted into The Elton John Photography Collection 

2006, Inducted into Boston Museum of Fine Art 

2006, Inducted into Decordova Museum Exhibit Presumed Innocence (CLICK) 

2007, American Photo Magazine Emerging Photographers(CLICK) 

2008, Selected for World Press Master Class(CLICK) 

2008, Selected for FOAM Magazine “ 12 Emerging Photogrpaher” issue(CLICK) 

2010, National Press Photographers Association's Best of Photojournalism, 

2013, Magnum Emergency Fund Grant